Forget Legacy-Building: Iraq is NO Japan Mr President

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David Sanger has a stinging article in the New York Times today basically ridiculing President Bush’s notions of Iraq-related legacy building. He suggests that the President’s recent actions on everything from Supreme Court appointments to rhetoric about democratizing Iraq are designed to get historians to see his presidency as an FDR-type reign rather than that of a Franklin Pierce. Sanger’s piece indicates that either David has finally just had it with the White House and is ready to forfeit his…